esl travel lesson plan

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A2 Level Questions

  1. What can you see in the airport picture?
  2. Do you like to travel by plane? Why or why not?
  3. What do you pack in your suitcase for a trip?
  4. Have you ever been to an airport? What was it like?
  5. What countries would you like to visit?
  6. How do you say “hello” in two languages other than your own?
  7. What do you do to pass the time on a long flight?
  8. Can you name three things you can see at an airport?
  9. Would you prefer a window or aisle seat on a plane? Why?
  10. What is your favorite part of traveling?
  11. Do you get scared of flying? How do you deal with it?
  12. What snacks do you like to eat when you travel?
  13. How do you ask for directions in a new place?
  14. What do you think is the most exciting thing about traveling?
  15. Have you ever lost something while traveling? What happened?
  16. What kind of souvenirs do you like to bring back from a trip?
  17. Would you rather go on a trip to the mountains or the beach? Why?
  18. What is the longest trip you have ever taken?
  19. How do you say “thank you” in another language?
  20. What games or activities do you enjoy during a road trip?

B1 Level Questions

  1. Discuss the benefits and drawbacks of air travel.
  2. How do you prepare for a trip to a country where you don’t speak the language?
  3. Share your most memorable travel experience.
  4. How has travel changed with technology?
  5. What do you think about solo travel vs. traveling with friends or family?
  6. How do you stay safe while traveling in a new city?
  7. Discuss the importance of cultural sensitivity when traveling.
  8. What are some eco-friendly travel practices?
  9. How do you deal with jet lag?
  10. Why is travel insurance important?
  11. Discuss your dream vacation and why it appeals to you.
  12. How do you choose accommodations when traveling?
  13. What role does food play in your travel experiences?
  14. How do you budget for a trip?
  15. What are some tips for packing efficiently?
  16. Discuss the impact of tourism on local communities.
  17. How do you capture memories while traveling?
  18. What are the challenges of traveling in a group?
  19. How do you navigate public transportation in a foreign country?
  20. Discuss the concept of a “staycation” vs. traveling abroad.

B2 Level Questions

  1. Analyze the impact of travel on personal growth.
  2. Discuss the role of travel in understanding global cultures.
  3. Evaluate the pros and cons of spontaneous travel.
  4. How do travel experiences differ between urban and rural destinations?
  5. Discuss the ethical considerations of visiting endangered ecosystems.
  6. Analyze the effects of tourism on preserving historical sites.
  7. Debate the sustainability of the current global tourism model.
  8. How do language barriers impact travel experiences?
  9. Discuss the influence of social media on travel choices.
  10. How has the concept of travel evolved over the past decade?
  11. Evaluate the significance of learning about local customs and traditions.
  12. Discuss the importance of responsible tourism.
  13. Analyze the benefits of immersive travel experiences.
  14. How do economic factors influence travel decisions?
  15. Discuss the impact of cultural exchange through travel.
  16. Evaluate the role of travel blogs and vlogs in shaping perceptions of destinations.
  17. How do geopolitical issues affect international travel?
  18. Discuss the benefits of multilingualism in travel.
  19. Analyze the role of travel in international diplomacy.
  20. Discuss the future of travel in the context of global challenges.

C1 Level Questions

  1. Critically assess the role of travel in the global economy.
  2. Explore the relationship between travel and identity formation.
  3. Analyze the impact of digital nomadism on traditional work and travel patterns.
  4. Discuss the implications of climate change on future travel trends.
  5. Evaluate the influence of virtual reality on real-world travel experiences.
  6. Examine the ethical implications of wildlife tourism.
  7. Analyze the balance between tourism development and cultural preservation.
  8. Discuss the role of travel in promoting peace and understanding among nations.
  9. Evaluate the impact of global health crises on the travel industry.
  10. Analyze the concept of over-tourism and its effects on popular destinations.

C2 Level Questions

  1. Debate the potential of sustainable travel to mitigate environmental impact.
  2. Critically evaluate the notion of travel as a means of self-discovery.
  3. Analyze the complexities of cross-cultural communication in travel.
  4. Discuss the long-term impacts of mass tourism on cultural heritage.
  5. Examine the interplay between globalization and local cultures in travel contexts.
  6. Critically assess the role of travel in economic inequality between regions.
  7. Debate the ethics of space travel and tourism.
  8. Analyze the influence of political stability on travel patterns.
  9. Discuss the potential of travel for fostering global citizenship.
  10. Examine the future of travel technology and its implications for accessibility.